Mary S. Schulfer, 101, formerly of 616 Sixth Ave., died Sunday, Sept. 24, 2000, at Portage County Health Care Center.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Peter Catholic Church. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home. There will be an Eagles ritual at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, a VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) ritual at 6:45 p.m. and the St. Peter’s Rosary Society and the Catholic Order of Foresters will combine with the parish rosary at 7 p.m.
Mrs. Schulfer was born Nov. 16, 1898, in the town of Alban, a daughter of the late John and Josephine (Ostrowski) Bronk. She attended St. Adalbert Grade School.
She was married to Alexander Schulfer on June 30, 1920, at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Rosholt. He died Dec. 21, 1936.
After the marriage, they settled on a farm in the town of Dewey and farmed for more than 16-and-one-half years.
After her husband’s death, she worked various jobs, including as a millworker at Whiting/Plover Paper Mill and Lullabye Furniture. She retired in 1960.
She was a member of St. Peter Rosary Society Rose 39, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Catholic Order of Foresters and the Eagles Auxiliary No. 2330.
Survivors include one daughter, Laura Woytasik, Stevens Point; one son, John (Shannon) Schulfer, Plover; 12 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren; 24 great-great-grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; and 15 step-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters, one son, four grandsons, six sisters and five brothers.